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Weekly Life Insurance News Roundup

February 10th, 2012 | Posted by Editor in News - (Comments Off on Weekly Life Insurance News Roundup)

AIA Australia Improves Claims Experience with Axelerator
Axe Group, a fresh thinking software company, today announced that AIA Australia, a leader in the Australian life insurance industry, has implemented their Axelerator software to deliver online claims functionality to their group insurance clients.

Running for Insurance Cover
Australia is facing a significant crisis. Latest research from Rice Warner shows that the population is underinsured to the tune of $3.1 trillion, and this is costing the Government more than $1.3 billion annually.

Tax incentives in insuring for disability
THERE are two reasons why your super fund is the best vehicle through which you should insure for Total and Permanent Disablement benefit. The first reason applies now and involves paying for any TPD insurance your super fund buys, while the second motivation relates to the tax advantages available for super fund TPD benefits.

Risk Advisers Optimistic About 2012
Risk advisers are optimistic about the coming year, according to a survey commissioned by Zurich’s Life and Investments business.

What is Life Insurance

February 9th, 2012 | Posted by Editor in Articles - (Comments Off on What is Life Insurance)

What is Life insurance, most of us have and or are familiar with insurance for your home or car, but many are still uncertain about insurance for your Life.

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Life Insurance Premiums

February 6th, 2012 | Posted by Editor in Articles - (Comments Off on Life Insurance Premiums)

Life Insurance premiums and the options in which they can be structured can be somewhat confusing, and you may have the inevitable task of choosing between two types of premium structure Stepped and Level.

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Weekly Life Insurance News Roundup

February 3rd, 2012 | Posted by Editor in News - (Comments Off on Weekly Life Insurance News Roundup)

Omnium Launches Australia’s First Android App for Life Insurance Quotes
Omnium proves its commitment to innovating the life insurance industry by releasing the first Android app to help financial advisers illustrate and compare life insurance.

CommInsure appoints UHG as service partner
CommInsure has appointed Unified Healthcare Group as its medical information service partner for a four year period.

5 Biggest Money Mistakes
Smart money management is not just about building wealth but protecting what you’ve already amassed. Once you have debts and/or dependants, you need, at a minimum, enough life insurance to cover them.

ASIC Bans Former Insurance Company Director
A former insurance company director from South Australia has been permanently banned from providing financial services, according to a statement issued by the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC).

Life Insurance for over 50s, is it important?

January 31st, 2012 | Posted by Editor in Articles - (Comments Off on Life Insurance for over 50s, is it important?)

You are nearing retirement, worked hard for many years and looking forward to enjoying a comfortable retirement that you always hoped for.

Unexpectedly you receive bad news that your son or daughter has been injured from an accident and unlikely for him or her to ever walk again.

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Life Insurance for Tradies

January 30th, 2012 | Posted by Editor in Articles - (Comments Off on Life Insurance for Tradies)

When you think about dangerous occupations, tradies don’t exactly spring to mind.

But according to Safework Australia, labourers and related workers had the highest incidence rates of work-related injury – nearly three times the rate of all occupations 1.

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Life Insurance for Professionals

January 30th, 2012 | Posted by Editor in Articles - (Comments Off on Life Insurance for Professionals)

Many professionals are failing to protect their biggest asset; themselves

With years of education behind them, and years of earning potential in front of them, professionals are a valuable commodity. But why are so few protecting themselves with insurance?

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